The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 73 82 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 21 17 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.26% 1.08% 2.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.81% 11.33% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 33
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£275 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £253 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £383 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £301
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +62.50%
HP Quality Center
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
106 150 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.34% 9.55% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 89 67
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £125 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £488 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Average hourly rate £10.50 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.27% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £20.40 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £23.60 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.67% +6.57%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Yorkshire region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Yorkshire region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 9 £225 -33.82% 4
Bradford +3 3 £263 -0.94% 1
HP Quality Center
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HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center.

1 31 (45.59%) Finance
2 30 (44.12%) HP
3 26 (38.24%) ISTQB
4 23 (33.82%) SQL
5 22 (32.35%) Banking
6 20 (29.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 19 (27.94%) Retail
8 18 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (26.47%) Test Scripting
9 16 (23.53%) ISEB
10 14 (20.59%) Windows
10 14 (20.59%) VMware
11 12 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (16.18%) High Availability
12 11 (16.18%) Software Testing
12 11 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
14 8 (11.76%) QA
14 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
15 7 (10.29%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (8.82%) CRM
16 6 (8.82%) ITIL
16 6 (8.82%) SAP
16 6 (8.82%) SAP CRM
16 6 (8.82%) NHS
16 6 (8.82%) SAP IS-U
16 6 (8.82%) ServiceCenter
17 5 (7.35%) Release Management
17 5 (7.35%) Test Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Project
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) SAP CRM
1 6 (8.82%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
1 1 (1.47%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.47%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (29.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (4.41%) LoadRunner
2 3 (4.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.94%) Selenium
3 2 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Toad
4 1 (1.47%) JMeter
4 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (45.59%) Finance
2 22 (32.35%) Banking
3 19 (27.94%) Retail
4 4 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Analyst
2 45 (66.18%) Test Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Functional Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Functional Test Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Tester
4 6 (8.82%) Test Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 2 (2.94%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (2.94%) Web Tester
6 2 (2.94%) Release Manager
6 2 (2.94%) Manual Tester
6 2 (2.94%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (2.94%) QA Analyst
7 1 (1.47%) Web Analyst
7 1 (1.47%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (1.47%) Environment Manager
7 1 (1.47%) Change Manager
7 1 (1.47%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (1.47%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.47%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.94%) Middleware
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.47%) WCF
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) SOAP
3 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) NHS
2 2 (2.94%) AS400
2 2 (2.94%) iSeries
3 1 (1.47%) Open Source
3 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
1 18 (26.47%) Test Scripting
2 11 (16.18%) High Availability
2 11 (16.18%) Software Testing
2 11 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 6 (8.82%) ITIL
5 6 (8.82%) CRM
6 5 (7.35%) Release Management
6 5 (7.35%) Test Management
7 4 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.88%) Manual Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Change Management
7 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.41%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.41%) ETL
9 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) Python
2 1 (1.47%) C#
2 1 (1.47%) C++
2 1 (1.47%) Java
2 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) ISTQB
2 16 (23.53%) ISEB
3 12 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.88%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9002
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.47%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) HP
2 14 (20.59%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) SAP
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) BMC
5 2 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) Capita
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Pega
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